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Writing and the Immigrant Experience (DVD)

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Jhumpa Lahiri, Oscar Hijuelos, Jeffrey Eugenides, Carlos Eire, Edwidge Danticat, Elizabeth Farnsworth, Ray Suarez, Jeffr
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The immigrant experience has inspired one of the richest strands in American literature. The writers in this collection of conversations from "The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer" discuss how that experience has influenced their writing. Authors include Frank McCourt, Edwidge Danticat, Jhumpa Lahiri, Oscar Hijuelos, Jeffrey Eugenides, and historian Carlos Eire.


  • UPC: 883629227078
  • Home Release: 2017-06-14
  • Original Release: 2006
  • Content Provider: Newshour Productions LLC
  • Runtime: 56:00
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Language: English
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  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Disc Format: DVD-5

Cast and Crew

Jhumpa Lahiri
Oscar Hijuelos
Jeffrey Eugenides
Carlos Eire
Edwidge Danticat
Elizabeth Farnsworth
Ray Suarez

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MacNeil / Lehrer Productions